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‘Genes key to self-control, sociability’

May 17th, 2012 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 17 (IANS) Genes play a greater role in investing you with traits such as self-control, decision-making or sociability than previously thought. A study of more than 800 sets ... Read more...

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Mother’s prattle helps kids pick up language

May 9th, 2011 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 9 (IANS) The way we talk to babies is key to building their ability to understand and create sentences of their own. The exaggerated speech we naturally use ... Read more...

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Sociability ‘may lie in our genes’

November 11th, 2010 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 11 (ANI): How well a person performs in a group may be hereditary, according to a new study by University of Edinburgh researchers.They found that strong genetic influences have a ... Read more...

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How illusions of magician’s vanishing acts occur

September 28th, 2009 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 28 (ANI): Scottish scientists have thrown light on what helps some magicians perform disappearing acts, revealing that illusions occur when blind spots prevent the eyes from seeing changes before them.Experts ... Read more...

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Half of our happiness lies in our genes

March 5th, 2008 - 12:20 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 5 (ANI): Happiness in life is as much attributable to having the right genetic mix as it is to external factors such as relationships, health and careers, says a new ... Read more...

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